RadioTC International

Your Online Therapeutic Community Radio Station.


 This is now a legacy enterprise. RadioTC International flourished between 2005-2009. If you find a broken link, please let us know.

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1. Julie Kipp
discusses the origins, context and issues behind her 2005 PhD. thesis for the New York School of Social Work, "An Exploration of the Prevalence of Therapeutic Community as a Contemporary Treatment Modality for People with Psychiatric Illness in the United States"


First Broadcast:

26. March. 2006

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2. Danielle McDonald
Assistant Professor at Plymouth State University, Plymouth, New Hampshire, discussing her doctoral research in a women's medium security prison in Northern Pennsylvania. The complete text of her doctoral disseration - "Empowering Female Inmates: An Exploratory Study of a Prison Therapeutic Community and its Impact on the Coping Skills of Substance Abusing Women" is available online (Click Here).

Danielle McDonald successfully submitted her dissertation to the School of Graduate Studies and Research of Indiana University of Pennsylvania in May 2006



First Broadcast:

06. June. 2006

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"Relationship Versus Authority: Psychiatric Social Work, Therapeutic Communities, and the Subjectivity of the Child, c1930 - c1970"

3. Dr. Jonathan Toms, Wellcome Research Fellow in the Centre for the History of Medicine at Warwick University, discusses his current research during a visit to the Planned Environment Therapy Trust Archive and Study Centre in Gloucestershire.

7 mins. 33 secs.



First Broadcast:

10. May. 2007


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The Cassel Hospital c. 1921-1930: A unique British mental health institution

4. Akinobu Takabayashi, Research Student at the Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at University College London, discussing his research on the Cassel Hospital. From the Planned Environment Therapy Trust Archive and Study Centre

10 mins. 23 secs.



First Broadcast:

23. May. 2007




Akinobu Takabayashi in the Archive


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